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Playing White

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Winter season. Winter holidays. I love the word white. Playing white chess. Playing white.
Set in St Petersburg, the short story is a winter tale. The main personage is Oscar Maria Graf, younger contemporary of Oscar Wilde. A Stenbock-like figure, by his origin and his dabbling in literature, Oscar is much hotter, more active, able-bodied, pragmatic and of great vitality th
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Published December 12th 2012 by Smashwords Edition
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David Guralnyk
Oct 07, 2016 David Guralnyk rated it it was amazing
About Lara Biyuts ( @LaraBnovelist ). Dance with Lady in Red, seduce the Vamp in the little black dress, talk to Lady with a Lap-Dog, because all this is the author of the historical paranormal novella “A Handful of Blossoms”, and the writer is not a phantom. Absolutely fantastical. A great job of ardor and patience has allowed Lara B to succeed in her next work, the Steampunk Edwardian era mystery novel “Through the Baltic Looking-Glass”.
Erastes
Feb 14, 2013 Erastes rated it it was ok
Decent enough story but the translation was so bad it was almost impossible to read, sometimes you had to guess what was actually being described.
Lara Biyuts
Dec 13, 2012 Lara Biyuts rated it it was amazing  ·  (Review from the author)
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Hi. Author of 14 books of fiction, writer of the blog RevueBlanche, collage maker for my book covers, translator, I sign my translations as Larisa Biyuts. Proud to be a Goodreads librarian.
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